Sources: Mets to hire D-backs exec Porter as GM
Marcus Stroman, who last pitched for the Cubs on May 1 before being scratched for his next start, is expected be activated off the COVID-19 injured list and start against the Diamondbacks on Thursday. Closer David Robertson was activated Wednesday.
DJ Strawberry is very, very used to people seeing his full name, Darryl Strawberry Jr., and doing a double take. "Not the real Darryl Strawberry?!" they'll say, as if the 36-year-old basketballer could conceivably be a 60-year-old baseball legend.
Bryson DeChambeau, who has been out of action since having surgery to repair a bone in his left wrist after missing the cut at the Masters in early April, withdrew from the PGA Championship after playing a practice round Wednesday at Southern Hills.